If Israel does not allow Vanuatu to recieve the award - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Chris Linthwaite
    • 20.11.10 | 14:48 (IST)

    then Israel forgoes any notion of being able to call itself a western style democracy. As far as normal decent countries are concerned Vanuatu was tried convicted did his time and is therefore a free man. It is amusing that Israel condemned Russia's treaatment of Anrei Sacharov and Yelena Bonner, yet do the exact same thing to Vanuatu. it is almost as if Israel has a schizophrenic personality (look at the Nightclub bouncers condemnation of Hamas using Phosporous, whilst Israel is allowed to use it perfectly legally)

    from the article: Nobel laureates urge Israel to let Vanunu receive int'l rights award
    First published 13:47 20.11.10 | Last updated 13:47 20.11.10
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